A wide and diverse range of 2020 Honda CR-V awards cement its position as one of the country’s most impressive and sought-after crossover SUV models. Accolades include:

  • Kelley Blue Book’s 2020 Best Buy: Compact SUV
  • US News and World Report’s Best Compact SUV for the Money
  • 2019 Edmunds Editor’s Choice: Best SUV
  • 2019 Edmunds Buyers Most Wanted Award
  • 2019 Edmunds Best Small Family SUV

Read on to find out how each one was earned.

Kelley Blue Book’s 2020 Best Buy: Compact SUV

This is the fifth time the Honda CR-V has been named KBB’s Best Buy among Compact SUVs. As they sum up: “The Honda CR-V remains the benchmark in the compact-SUV class.” Just a few highlights included its “easy-to-drive demeanor” and “high level of amenities.”

US News and World Report’s Best Compact SUV for the Money

The 2020 Honda CR-V is rated 1st by US News and World Report in their Compact SUV, Crossover SUV, and SUVs with 2 Rows categories. They also named it their Best Compact SUV for the Money for the fourth consecutive time and seventh time overall. If you’re looking for something a little smaller, they also named the Honda Fit their Best Subcompact Car for the Money for the sixth consecutive year and eighth time overall.

2019 Edmunds Editor’s Choice: Best SUV

Edmunds evaluate 27 criteria in five categories to decide on their top models. With over 300 models a year, that’s a collective 17,000 hours behind the wheel, and Honda scored Best SUV with the CR-V as well as Best Sedan with the Accord.

2019 Edmunds Buyers Most Wanted Award

It isn’t just Edmunds editors who love the Honda CR-V. They also looked at “overall sales figures, average time on the lot, and shopper interest data on Edmunds” to find the most desired model among drivers, and the Honda CR-V, Civic, Accord, and Odyssey all made the list.

2019 Edmunds Best Small Family SUV

A comprehensive evaluation across more than 30 categories revealed Edmunds top models for families. They wrote that the CR-V’s “compact dimensions belie its cavernous interior” and praised everything from its “alert turbocharged engine and tight, responsive handling” to its “full complement of active safety features”.

Experience this Highly Acclaimed Crossover by Booking a Test Drive Today

You can check out Honda CR-V features for yourself and talk through our latest offers simply by visiting your local Detroit Honda dealer. For any further advice or assistance, simply contact us today.